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Arise, my soul, and praise the Lord

Arise, my soul, and praise the Lord

Author: S. Deacon
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: S. Deacon

Deacon, Samuel, born 1746, at Ratby, in Leicestershire, d. 1816 at Barton, near Market Bosworth, in the same county. He was son of Samuel Deacon, sen., one of the first preachers of the Leicestershire General Baptists; and half brother to John Deacon (q.v.) of Leicester. In 1771, S. Deacon settled at Barton, a small agricultural village, where, however, he presently established a considerable business as clock and watchmaker, and became well known for his mechanical skill. In 1779 he was invited to assist his father in ministering to the cluster of village congregations of General Baptists, of which Barton was the centre. He was popular and useful as a preacher, and continued minister of this church 37 years, receiving no pecuniary remunera… Go to person page >

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First Line: Arise, my soul, and praise the Lord
Author: S. Deacon

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A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d26

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d16

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Hymns selected from various authors #398

The Church Hymn Book #d46

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